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Ultimate X-Men Comics
Synopses & Reviews
Following exciting new developments in the X-Men universe, this revised edition of Ultimate X-Men includes the best of the two feature films and the animated television series. Watch the evolution of the X-Men superheroes from their conception in the 1960s to what they are today. Each chapter focuses on a different decade in X-Men history, revealing new characters and their powers, the major stories and their settings.
X-Men II is scheduled for release on May 2, 2003
"This book is purposely for fun and it accomplishes its purpose with aplomb." VOYA
Just in time for the second installment of the popular "X-Men" films, scheduled for theatrical release on May 2, this revised edition includes the best of the two feature films and the animated television series. Full color.
About the Author
Peter Sanderson is a popular historian specializing in the American comic book. He is the author of Marvel Universe, a critical survey of Marvel comics characters and stories over four decades. He has worked as an assistant editor and staff archivist for Marvel. He was also a contributor to Who's Who in the DC Universe, The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe, and various magazines about comics including The Comics Journal, Wizard, and Comics Buyer's Guide.
Table of Contents
X-men in the 1960s — Changing faces-1960s — Professor X — Cyclops — Iceman — Archangel — Beat — Phoenix — Xavier's estate — Xavier's mansion — Danger room — Magneto — Magneto's bases — Brotherhood of evil mutants — Ka-Zar — Juggernaut — Sentinels — Mimic and changeling — Polaris — Havok — Summers family tree — Other '60s villains — X-men in the 1970s — Changing faces 1970s — Colossus — Nightcrawler — Storm — Wolverine — Banshee — Sunfire and thunderbird — Moira MacTaggert — X-men aircraft — Starjammers — Lilandra and the Shi'ar — Imperial guard — Alpha flight — Other '70s villains — X-men in the 1980s — Changing faces-1980s — Hellfire club — Dark Phoenix — Shadowcat — Days of future past — Mystique — Rogue — Phoenix II — New mutants — Morlocks — Forge-- Alien races — Psylocke — Original x-factor — Excalibur — Apocalypse — Sabretooth — Dazzler — Longshot — Mojo — Sinister — Madripoor — Genosha — Goblyn queen — Jubilee — X-men in the 1990s — Changing faces-1990s — Cable — Gambit — Weapon X — X-force — X-factor II — Bishop — Deadpool — Other subjects of the weapon x project — X-men 2099 — Phalanx — Generation X — Age of apocalypse — X-man — Onslaught — Bastion — Marrow — Joseph and Maggott — Other '90s villains — X-men comics 2000 — Wolverine-origin — X-statix — X-treme x-men — Ultimate x-men — New x-men — X-universe — World of the x-men — Animated show — Making the x-men movies — X-men-the movie — X2-the movie.
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